MDI High School athletic administrator Bunky Dow has been named the MIAAA - Robert J. Lahey Award winner of the Athletic Administrator of the Year in Maine. The award is named after the late Bob Lahey who was a longtime AD at Old Town High School and helped form what is now the MIAAA.

Dow has been at MDI since graduating from Husson College in 1983. He coached several sports and became Trojans athletic administrator in 1990. He serves on several MPA committees.

(Chris Popper from our sister station WDEA was first to report this story)

MIAAA-Robert J. Lahey, Athletic Administrator of the Year Award

1980 Dwight Hunter Caribou HS

1981 Packy McFarland Scarborough HS

1982 Bob Lahey Old Town HS

1983 Dean Evans Gorham HS

1984 Bernard Parody Mt. Desert Island HS

1985 Bob Nixon Winslow HS

1986 Peter Meagher Noble HS

1987 Martin Ryan, CMAA Wells HS

1988 Stu Foster Monmouth Academy

1989 Dick Gardner Washington Academy

1990 Don Dow Stearns HS

1991 Camile “Doc” Albert Washburn HS

1993 Gerry Durgin, CMAA Fryeburg Academy

1994 John White Edward Little HS

1995 Jim Marascio Lawrence HS

1996 Peter Brown, CAA Jay HS

1997 Bill Connors Hamden Academy

1998 Keith Weatherbie, CAA Cape Elizabeth HS

1999 Ken Roberts, CAA Yarmouth HS

2000 Jack Hardy, CAA Greely HS

2001 Thor Nilsen, CAA South Portland HS

2002 Doran Stout, CAA Erskine Academy

2003 Mike Burnham, CAA Monmouth Academy

2004 Don Wilson, CAA Biddeford HS

2005 Gary Stevens, CMAA Bonny Eagle HS

2006 Jim Murphy, CAA George Stevens Academy

2007 Jeff Benson, CMAA Oxford Hills HS

2008 Gary Carter, CAA Richmond High School

2009 Craig Sickels, CAA Freeport HighSchool

2010 Todd Sampson, CMAA - Westbrook High School

2011 Dennis Kiah, CAA - Brewer High School

2012 Gary Hoyt, CMAA - Cheverus High School